M20778: Analyzing Data with Power BI

3 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M20778

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Overview

The main purpose of the course is to give students a good understanding of data analysis with Power BI. The course includes creating visualizations, the Power BI Service, and the Power BI Mobile App.

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Perform Power BI desktop data transformation.
  • Describe Power BI desktop modelling.
  • Create a Power BI desktop visualization.
  • Implement the Power BI service.
  • Describe how to connect to Excel data.
  • Describe how to collaborate with Power BI data.
  • Connect directly to data stores.
  • Describe the Power BI developer API.
  • Describe the Power BI mobile app.

Target Audience

The course will likely be attended by SQL Server report creators who are interested in alternative methods of presenting data.

Training Partners

We work with the following best of breed training partners using our bulk buying power to bring you a wider range of dates, locations and prices.

Modules

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Introduction to Self-Service BI Solutions (7 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Introduction to Business Intelligence
  • Lesson 2: Introduction to Data Analysis
  • Lesson 3: Introduction to Data Visualization
  • Lesson 4: Overview of Self-Service BI
  • Lesson 5: Considerations for Self-Service BI
  • Lesson 6: Microsoft Tools for Self-Service BI
  • Lab: Exploring an Enterprise BI Solution

Introducing Power BI (3 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Power BI
  • Lesson 2: The Power BI Service
  • Lab: Creating a Power BI Dashboard

Power BI Data (5 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Using Excel as a Data Source for Power BI
  • Lesson 2: The Power BI Data Model
  • Lesson 3: Using Databases As a Data Source for Power BI
  • Lesson 4: The Power BI Service
  • Lab: Importing Data into Power BI

Shaping and Combining Data (4 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Power BI Desktop Queries
  • Lesson 2: Shaping Data
  • Lesson 3: Combining Data
  • Lab: Shaping and Combining Data

Modeling Data (4 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Relationships
  • Lesson 2: DAX Queries
  • Lesson 3: Calculations and Measures
  • Lab: Modeling Data

Interactive Data Visualizations (3 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Creating Power BI Reports
  • Lesson 2: Managing a Power BI Solution
  • Lab: Creating a Power BI Report

Direct Connectivity (3 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Cloud Data
  • Lesson 2: Connecting to Analysis Services
  • Lab: Direct Connectivity

The Developer API (3 topics)

  • Lesson 1: The Developer API
  • Lesson 2: Custom Visuals
  • Lab: Using the Developer API

Power BI Mobile (3 topics)

  • Lesson 1: Power BI Mobile Apps
  • Lesson 2: Using the Power BI Mobile App
  • Lesson 3: Power BI Embedded

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Some basic knowledge of data warehouse schema topology (including star and snowflake schemas)
  • Some exposure to basic programming constructs (such as looping and branching)
  • An awareness of key business priorities such as revenue, profitability, and financial accounting is desirable.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications – particularly Excel

Prerequisite Certifications

Scheduled Dates

Please select from the dates below to make an enquiry or booking.

Pricing

Different pricing structures are available including special offers. These include early bird, late availability, multi-place, corporate volume and self-funding rates. Please arrange a discussion with a training advisor to discover your most cost effective option.

Code Location Duration Price Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb
M20778
Attend From Anywhere
3 Days $1,703
09-11 18-20
M20778 3 Days $1,703
09-11
M20778 3 Days $1,703
M20778 3 Days $1,703
16-18
M20778
Leeds (City Exchange)
3 Days $1,703
M20778 3 Days $1,703
M20778 3 Days $1,703
16-18
M20778
Manchester (Oxford St)
3 Days $1,703
09-11
M20778 3 Days $1,595

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